1 Hurt & 1 Killed in Collision at Juniper Avenue and Foothill Boulevard
One person died as the result of a two-vehicle collision in Fontana early Thursday morning.
The accident took place at 4:43 a.m. at the intersection of Juniper Avenue and Foothill Boulevard on June 2nd.
A Chevy SUV was heading east on Foothill at the same time a Nissan sedan was turning onto Juniper from Foothill.
The cars collided under unclear circumstances, causing major injuries to both the male driver of the SUV and female driver of the sedan.
Both were rushed to the hospital for treatment where the woman sadly died due to her injuries.
Identities are being withheld at this time pending notification of kin.
Authorities also issued a closure of Foothill and Juniper for several hours following the crash.
Investigators are actively working to determine fault.
Witnesses are urged to contact the police at (909) 350-7740.
Tips for after accident procedures:
- Always stop at the scene
- Call 911 if there are any injuries
- Get vehicle to safety if it is moveable, if it is not, put on hazards
- Exchange information with others involved and document everything
- Call 911 to report accident – they determine who was at fault
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation.
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.